With Hurricane Sally Approaching, DeSantis Expands State Of Emergency Across North Florida
A state of emergency declared by Governor Ron DeSantis ahead of Hurricane Sally's landfall was extended to several Big Bend counties Tuesday.
Citing a risk of storm surge, heavy rainfall, severe flooding and other dangerous weather events possible from Hurricane Sally, the governor extended a state of Emergency to the following North Florida counties:
Bay, Calhoun, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Liberty, Okaloosa, Walton, and Washington.
DeSantis declared a state of emergency for Escambia and Santa Rosa counties on Monday.